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Welcome to College Chances!

With our College Acceptance Calculator, you can estimate your chances of admission to any of the 2,000+ colleges listed on CollegeData. Our College Chances calculator is a valuable and informative tool that compares data about you (including your GPA and test scores) with the qualifications of freshman recently enrolled in the colleges you are interested in, plus other admissions factors considered by the college. Using our College Acceptance Calculator, you can estimate your admissions chances and find out what you can do to improve your odds. We wish you great success!

FAQs

How Do We Calculate Your Chances of Getting Into College?
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The process CollegeData uses to help estimate your admission chances is simple: 1. You input your information, including GPA, Test Scores, Honors courses, and more. 2. We compile this data and compare it to the data from current enrolled freshmen. 3. You receive a detailed information sheet that shows you how you stack up against the qualifications of freshmen recently enrolled at the college. Rest assured that our results are data-backed and comprehensive. While we cannot guarantee admission to your dream school, our college admissions calculator provides an easy way to calculate your admissions chances at over 2,000 colleges and universities and can help you make more informed decisions about where you choose to apply. Use College Chances as an informative tool to help you plan and prioritize your college search. Choosing a college is an important life decision. Before acting on information provided by College Chances, you should consult with your high school guidance counselor, admissions representatives, parents, or other advisors for help in understanding your chances of getting into a college.

What Are My Chances of Getting Into College?
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Your chances of getting into college depend on various factors, including your high school academic performance, test scores, extracurricular involvement and leadership, personal recommendations, and the colleges you’re thinking of applying to. Keep in mind that your dream school may have different requirements than a second-choice school, so make sure you check your credentials against the requirements of the different schools you consider. Your college applications may look different depending on the school, and that’s okay.

Are College Chances Calculators 100% Accurate?
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The results produced by the College Chances Calculator are estimates since it is up to the school to make the final decision on acceptance. We use many data points about you and the schools you enter into the tool as well as relevant data from other sources. All of this data is then considered by our own unique algorithm to estimate your chances of getting into those school. The odds produced by our algorithm are estimates. We do not guarantee you will or will not get into any college. Your individual circumstances and qualifications may qualify you for admission in situations where someone of comparable standing might be rejected.

Is This College Acceptance Calculator Free?
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CollegeData is a free college advisory service provided by 1st Financial Bank USA. CollegeData’s College Chances tool, a college admissions calculator, is 100% free. All you need is a CollegeData account (also free), which you can sign up for here.

Do I Need My GPA to Use the College Admissions Calculator?
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You must enter your high school GPA in order for College Chances to run reliable calculations, but you can enter an estimate if you don’t know your current GPA. However, for the best results, we recommend entering your current GPA as well as test scores, extracurricular hours, honors coursework, and leadership rolls.

Do I Need My SAT or ACT Score to Use the College Admissions Calculator?
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Your SAT or ACT scores can help estimate your admission chances. If you have multiple scores, we recommend using your best overall scores from a single testing session. You should check with the schools you are interested in to see what scores they require as part of your application.

Does This College Acceptance Calculator Show Acceptance Rates?
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Yes, the College Chances calculator provides a breakdown of acceptance rates for three common phases of the acceptance process: early decision, early action, and regular admission. Students are advised to apply early, as their application can in some cases be considered in multiple phases.

We use many data points about you and your target college. We also use relevant data from other sources. All of this data is considered by our own unique algorithm to show your chances of getting into your target college. The odds produced by our algorithm are never 100%. We do not guarantee you will or will not get into any college, nor do the results provided necessarily apply to you or your situation. Your individual circumstances and qualifications may qualify you for admission in situations where someone of comparable standing will be rejected. Use College Chances like you would any other source — as an educational tool to help you plan and prioritize your college search. Choosing a college is an important life decision. Before acting on such information, please consult your high school counselors, admissions representatives, parents and others in your college search and in help understanding your chances of getting into a college. CollegeData is a service of 1st Financial Bank USA.